The Debate

The future of shopping: Google and Walmart take on Amazon

It's an episode in the battle for world retail dominance: Internet giant Google and the world's top supermarket chain Walmart have sealed an alliance to move goods online, with an eye to counter the ever-expanding ambitions of Amazon. How we shop is changing fast, with voice-activated services that cater to anticipated tastes. Should we cheer or shudder at that prospect? What kind of consumers are we becoming?


Produced by Michaele BARBERO, François WIBAUX and Laure FOURQUET.

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